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China's U.S. energy imports are 95% below what it promised in the Phase One trade deal

5 hours ago   |   Fortune

China has achieved just 5% of its target for energy imports from the U.S. in the first half of the year, falling far behind on a commitment to purchase $25.3 billion worth of...
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Suburban fire department enlisting power of UV light to help keep themselves and patients safe in the time of COVID

Suburban fire department enlisting power of UV light to help keep themselves and patients safe in the time of COVID

6 hours ago   |   WGN TV

There is a tool local first responders are using to stay safe during the pandemic and it's shedding a protective light on frontline workers. It's a technology we first heard...
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US sending highest rep to Taiwan since 1979 break in ties

7 hours ago   |   My Sanantonio   |   8 articles

TAIPEI, Taiwan - The U.S. says Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar will visit Taiwan in coming days in the highest-level visit by an American Cabinet official since...
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Scientists discover new penguin colonies from space

9 hours ago   |   Science Daily

A new study using satellite mapping technology reveals there are nearly 20% more emperor penguin colonies in Antarctica than was previously thought. The results provide an...
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Ex-Uber exec gets 18-month prison term for trade theft from Google

10 hours ago   |   Fortune   |   5 articles

Autonomous driving engineer Anthony Levandowski was ordered to spend 18 months prison for stealing trade secrets from Google as he defected to Uber Technologies Inc., in one of...
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Immune Response Can Guide COVID-19 Treatment

12 hours ago   |   FOX News

Researchers and the Israeli company MeMed are transforming the way coronavirus is treated. Doctors are using technology that decodes patients' immune system response against...
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Ultrafast lasers probe elusive chemistry at the liquid-liquid interface

13 hours ago   |   Science Daily

Real-time measurements provide missing insight into chemical separations to recover cobalt, a critical raw material used to make batteries and magnets for modern technologies...
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Phil Schiller advances to Apple Fellow

Phil Schiller advances to Apple Fellow

13 hours ago   |   Apple

Greg Joswiak joins Apple executive team as senior vice president of Worldwide Marketing Apple revolutionized personal technology with the introduction of the Macintosh in 1984...
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Pa. secretary of education steps down to become president of Thaddeus Stevens College of Technology

Pa. secretary of education steps down to become president of Thaddeus Stevens College of Technology

14 hours ago   |   WGAL

Pedro Rivera will continue to serve as education secretary until October.
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‘Sexually suggestive' or ‘get your mind out of the gutter'? Audi banana girl ad yanked after bizarre controversy

‘Sexually suggestive' or ‘get your mind out of the gutter'? Audi banana girl ad yanked after bizarre controversy

14 hours ago   |   RT   |   2 articles

After a social media outcry, Audi has pulled an ad showing a little girl eating a banana while leaning on a car. Those objecting remarked on everything from her pose to the...
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Chasm grows between President Trump and government coronavirus experts

Chasm grows between President Trump and government coronavirus experts

Until recently, the medical experts on the White House coronavirus task force have walked a tightrope. But as deaths and infections surge, a divide has been growing between the... Read more ...

Navy finds human remains on sunken Marine tank off Southern California

Navy finds human remains on sunken Marine tank off Southern California

The Navy on Tuesday located an amphibious tank that sank off the Southern California coast last week and is preparing to recover the human remains of troops believed to have... Read more ...

President Trump signs $3B-a-year plan to boost conservation, parks

President Trump signs $3B-a-year plan to boost conservation, parks

Supporters say the act is the most significant conservation legislation enacted in nearly half a century. Opponents countered that the money isn't enough to cover the estimated... Read more ...

'Save Space Camp' drive pulls in more than $1 million in days after pandemic...

'Save Space Camp' drive pulls in more than $1 million in days after pandemic losses threaten closure

A fundraising drive launched to help the U.S. Space and Rocket Center and Space Camp through the coronavirus pandemic has pulled in more than $1.1 million in just a few days. Read more ...

Progressive Activist Cori Bush Projected To Oust Longtime Missouri Rep. Lacy...

Progressive Activist Cori Bush Projected To Oust Longtime Missouri Rep. Lacy Clay

Rep. William Lacy Clay has represented the state's 1st Congressional District, around St. Louis, since 2001. Read more ...

Explosion in Beirut: Photos From a City Still Reeling From the Blast

Explosion in Beirut: Photos From a City Still Reeling From the Blast

A massive explosion rocked the capital city of Lebanon on Tuesday, causing widespread destruction and loss of life. So far, at least 60 people were killed in the blast and over... Read more ...

Beijing complains to US about health chief Azar's visit to Taiwan, highest...

Beijing complains to US about health chief Azar's visit to Taiwan, highest official since 1979

China has lodged stern representations with the United States over the upcoming visit of US Secretary of Health and Human Services Alex Azar to Taiwan, the Foreign Ministry in... Read more ...

Massive explosion shakes Lebanon's capital Beirut

Massive explosion shakes Lebanon's capital Beirut

Local news reported multiple people were wounded in the incident. Read more ...

Abreu, White Sox edge Brewers 3-2 for 6th straight victory

Abreu, White Sox edge Brewers 3-2 for 6th straight victory

MILWAUKEE - These don't appear to be the same old Chicago White Sox that have stumbled through seven consecutive losing seasons. Read more ...

Death toll from Beirut blast rises to 100, more victims remain under rubble...

Death toll from Beirut blast rises to 100, more victims remain under rubble - Lebanese Red Cross chief

The death toll from the powerful explosions in Lebanon's capital Beirut has grown to 100 and could increase even more, the head of the Lebanese Red Cross has warned. Lebanese... Read more ...